Années de pèlerinage I (Première année: Suisse), S. 160

Années de pèlerinage (Years of Pilgrimage) is a set of three suites for solo piano by Liszt. It is widely considered a masterwork and summation of Liszt's musical style. The title refers to Goethe's famous novel of self-realization, 'Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship'. Liszt clearly places the work in line with the Romantic literature of his time, prefacing most pieces with a literary passage from writers such as Schiller, Byron or Senancour. Première année: Suisse" ("First Year: Switzerland"), S. 160, was published in 1855. It was composed between 1848 and 1854 ... more

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Années de pèlerinage I, S. 160 - Complete Performance
Années de pèlerinage I, S. 160 - Vallée d'Obermann
Composer Form Instrument Period
Franz Liszt Piano piece Piano Romantic

Franz Liszt

Franz Liszt was a 19th-century Hungarian composer, pianist, conductor, and teacher. Liszt became renowned throughout Europe during the nineteenth century for his ...
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